The Kentucky State Fair offers the best of the bluegrass state with new and exciting exhibits, promotions, and shows each year. There’s plenty to experience and we have great deals for you every day of the fair!
Buy early and save!
Advanced KSF Gate Admission July 10-August 17
$6 Children & Senior
Parking in advance is $5 per vehicle (car and bus), and available at the Kentucky Exposition Center Ticket Office and all Kroger outlets through August 17 at 10 p.m. Also available through Ticketmaster when ordering advance admission tickets.
Senior Day at the Fair August 23
FREE admission until 5:00 p.m. for seniors (age 55 and up)
FREE admission on Military Sunday, August 21 (includes active and retired military and family members with proper i.d.)
Free parking will be available weekends beginning 5:00 p.m. Friday through Sunday in the Prestonia Lot on Phillips Lane across from Gate One. Free parking is first come first served.
All visitors can ride the TARC from the downtown 4th Street stop to the Kentucky State Fair for only $5 on the TARC Rider Promotion every day by paying only $6 admission.
Midway wristbands are good all day any one day and can be purchased in advanced for $20 online or on-site during the fair for $25. Discount tickets are available through August 17.
Regular gate admission will be $10 for all adults, children and seniors with parking $8 per car and bus. Children under the age of five get in free every day. If you want to save money, order your tickets through our advanced ticket options!
We’ll see you and your family at the Kentucky State Fair gate on August 18!